Scafell

Scafell

(skô`fĕl`) or

Scawfell,

mountain group, Cumbria, NW England, in the Lake District, in the Cumbrian Mts. It includes the peaks Scafell Pike (3,210 ft/978 m; highest in England), Scafell, and Great End. The region is a popular tourist attraction.
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The Spartans' coaches and parents that will aim to climb Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in 24 hours include Nick Wright, Richie Cartman, Sam Owen, Rob Edwards, Dan Broster, Warwick Skan and Matt Clayworth.
JP McLuskie and Paul Crawford from Dumfries took on the gruelling effort to scale Scafell Pike, Ben Nevis and Snowdon over the course of 24 hours to help raise a target of PS2,000 for the Catherine Street play park project.
Battling through extreme weather, injury and exhaustion, the group of 21 climbers made it through the challenge, with seven managing to complete all three peaks - Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon - within 24 hours.
The Codsall man raised the money, which will go to the Alzheimer's Society, with a walk up Scafell Pike.
Councillor Carl Ollerhead Executive Member for Finance and Human Resources, who led the expedition completed the challenge in spite of carrying two injuries when climbing Scafell, reflected on what had been achieved.
During the course of his adventure, Beaver Scout Ethan ascended a total of 10,052 feet and hiked 23 miles to summit the three highest peaks of England, Scotland and Wales - Scafell Pike, Ben Nevis and Snowdon respectively.
Lucas Lawrenson and dad Adam, 33, scaled Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in 23 hours, 46 minutes and 24 seconds.
Despite hiking for four hours up Scafell Pike, the pair, from the Rhondda, decided to take on Helvellyn - England's third tallest peak.
Volunteers were taking part in the Real3Peaks Challenge, which also involves a litter pick on Snowdon in Wales and Scafell Pike in the Lake District.
The plucky officers raised more than PS4,500 for a special Christmas fund for the region's most deprived children as they scaled Snowdon, Scafell Pike and Ben Nevis.
Adventurer Phoebe has adapted the Three Peaks Challenge, involving ascents of Britain's highest climbs - Snowdon in Wales, Scafell Pike in the Lake District and Scotland's Ben Nevis.
Volunteers also made their way to the top of Scafell Pike and Snowdon, clearing as much as they could from the summits and popular routes.